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Short Breaks at Derwen College

Short Breaks at Derwen offer young adults with learning difficulties and disabilities aged between 18 and 25 years old the opportunity to enjoy a break at Derwen. 

You can take part in a range of activities and trips, as well as making use of the campus facilities. Holidays can be a great opportunity to relax with friends, meet new people and explore local attractions. 

You will stay in bright, modern residences with single en-suite rooms and will have full use of a communal kitchen and lounge with TV and Wi-Fi. Meals are bespoke to your individual preferences and needs. 

Experienced care staff are on hand to provide you with support when required and ensure that you get the most out of your holiday. 

You can choose from a range of daily activities, which may include; basketball, use of the gym, football, day trips to the beach, theme parks and local attractions, shopping, cooking, bowling and cinema. 

Short Breaks are available year round apart from two weeks closure at Christmas. 

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Who to contact

Contact Name
Short Breaks
01691 661234

Where to go

Short Breaks @ Derwen
Agnes Hunt Village, Derwen College
Whittington Road
SY11 3NB

Local Offer

Local Offer Age Bands
Transitions to Adulthood(16+)
SEN Provision Type
Last updated: 13/11/2019
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